July and August 2017, the men’s junior and youth teams take it to the court in
Algeria and Georgia to dethrone reigning champions France – in both
18 to 30 July, the 21st edition of the IHF Men’s Junior (U21) World
Championship is staged in Algiers, Algeria’s capital. The world’s 24 best men’s
junior teams will face each other in La Coupole D’Alger Arena and Hacene Harcha
Sports Arena, the hosts’ venue, in which the final is played.
that the Pan American qualification is taking place from 19 to 26 March 2017
and the compulsory place of Oceania being awarded to the Continental
Confederation of Europe, the following teams have qualified for the event so
BUR, CRO, DEN, EGY, ESP, FAR, FRA, GER, HUN, ISL, KOR, KSA, MAR, MKD, NOR, QAT,
RUS, SLO, TUN
draw for the event will be held at the IHF Head Office in Basle, Switzerland on
11 May and will be conducted by Per Bertelsen, Caretaker Chairman of the IHF
Organising and Competitions.
7th IHF Men’s Youth (U19) World Championship takes place in Tbilisi from 8 to
20 August 2017. Georgia’s capital welcomes the 24 best men’s youth teams from
all over the world who will fight for the trophy in New Sport Palace.
teams who have qualified up to now are:
BRN, CRO, DEN, EGY, ESP, FRA, GEO, GER, ISL, JPN, KOR, POR, RUS, SLO, SRB, SWE,
Pan American qualification takes place from 14 to 23 April 2017, while the compulsory
place of Oceania was awarded to the Continental Confederation of Europe.
draw is foreseen to be held in May 2017.